i-How: How do you write a Resume


A Resume or C.V (Curriculum Vitae) is a brief overview of your work history, experience and qualifications. A good resume is vital when looking for work and is worth spending time getting it right!


What you need to include:


You must understand that there is no perfect template, each resume will be different dependant on the person and the job. However, according to several experts, there are a set of basic rules on how a resume should be written and what it should contain.

Your resume should:


Your resume should include:


Example Resume


The Directgov website has resume example templates for you to download. Click on the links below (Requires Acrobat Reader):

Each resume needs to be tailored towards your own skills, experiences and your job application.


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